Recent Articles by

Fariss Samarrai

January 26, 2018
Twenty-nine researchers are now members of 10 teams seeking answers to a range of brain questions, ranging from the mechanics of concussions to developing new cancer therapies.
January 17, 2018
UVA’s masters of the universe presented themselves well to fellow astronomers at this month’s annual meeting of the American Astronomical Society in National Harbor, Maryland.
January 12, 2018
A new study is the first to assess long-term changes in freshwater salinity and alkalinity across the United States.
January 08, 2018
The University’s Presidential Fellows in Neuroscience are gleaning insights to brain and nervous system disorders from a span of disciplines.
January 05, 2018
NASA and other federal agencies requested advice on how to use Earth-observing satellites over the next decade. A UVA scientist served on the panel that today released its recommendations.
January 02, 2018
Two UVA graduate students are behind an initiative to prepare their peers to help inform science policy, and even to seek possible careers in the field.
December 14, 2017
The state-of-the-art microscope facility – one of the best in the nation – is helping UVA researchers advance cell research to combat a wide range of disease.
December 07, 2017
Fundamental questions of how the universe came to be require sophisticated experimentation to answer. UVA’s high-energy physicists are hot on the trail.
December 05, 2017
Richard Bonnie, a UVA law and medicine expert who chaired a federal committee tasked with developing recommendations for addressing the opioid crisis, discusses what the panel found.
November 30, 2017
Electricity in the wilderness? Lighter solar-powered spacecraft? A new discovery by two UVA researchers may help a promising type of solar cell material called “HOIPs” reach its rich potential.